A founding member of the Waikato Yacht Squadron will be on hand to help celebrate the 50-year reunion at the Hamilton Yacht Club on June 30.
Raynor Haagh is the new regional support officer for the southern area of the northern region.
Some of the marks are pretty large but also spectacular which is part of what makes the Gulf Classic so special.
The weather wasn't always kind but it didn't seem to matter as 14 children completed learn to sail levels one and two at the Mercury Bay Boating Club recently.
Yachting New Zealand are looking for a regional support officer (RSO) for the Northern Region including Auckland, the Coromandel, Waikato and the Bay of Plenty.
The Waikato Thames Yachting Association are hosting the regional centreboard regatta at Lake Ngaroto on February 3-4.
Michael Brown gives an update from the bottom half of the northern region, an area that extends from Lake Taupo to the Auckland Harbour Bridge.